July 25th and 26th, Mers-les-Bains remembers its Belle Epoque period at the beginning of the 20th century.
Swimmers Show, July 25th and 26th : 2 days to feel as in the beginning of the 20th century.
It's the biggest event of summer in Mers-Les-Bains : inhabitants and holiday-makers remember the glorious past of the seaside resort.
Games and old trades, 1900 tennis tournament, fancy dress procession, exhibitions of old postcards, swimming baths, street shows, old vehicles...
>> Bathes in Belle-Epoque suit
>> Old trades and old games
>> Suited procession
>> Old vehicles
>> 1900 Wedding
>> Shows and concerts
At the end of 19th century, rich Parisians came to Mers-les-Bains, the fashion seaside resort by rail. They enjoy the fresh air very healthy !
Let you count the stories of the Belle Epoque !